Author Interviews

Below you will find over 100 interviews with authors of Old and New Testament commentaries.

Commendation

“The interviews on Best Bible Commentaries give us a glimpse of the hearts as well as the minds of scholars and pastors who write commentaries, informing our selection of partners-in-print as we explore the Scriptures’ richness.”

~ Dennis E. Johnson, author of Philippians in the REC series and Triumph of the Lamb: A Commentary on Revelation

New Testament commentaries

Matthew

Rodney Reeves – The Story of God Commentary Series

Jeannine K. Brown – Teach the Text series

Craig Blomberg – New American Commentary series

Douglas Sean O’Donnell – Preaching the Word

Daniel Doriani – Reformed Expository Commentary

Jeffrey Gibbs – Concordia Commentary series

Mark

James R. Edwards – Pillar New Testament Commentary series

Mark Strauss – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary series

Andrew Le Peau – Through Old Testament Eyes

Luke

Darrell Bock – Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Joel B. Green – New International Commentary on the New Testament

James R. Edwards – Pillar New Testament Commentary

John

Edward W. Klink – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Gary Burge – NIV Application Commentary

Matt Carter – Christ-Centered Exposition

Also see Best Bible Commentaries Series: The Top 50 to learn more.

Acts

David G. Peterson – Pillar New Testament Commentary

Robert Wall – New Interpreter’s Bible Commentary

Dean Pinter – The Story of God Bible Commentary Series

Romans

James D.G. Dunn – Word Biblical Commentary

Thomas Schreiner – Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Ben Witherington – Socio-Rhetorical Commentary Series

Frank Thielman – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

John D. Harvey – Exegetical Greek Guide to the New Testament

1 Corinthians

Roy E. Ciampa – Pillar New Testament Commentary Series

Andrew Spurgeon – India Commentary on the New Testament

2 Corinthians

David Gill – Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary

Colin Kruse – Tyndale New Testament Commentaries

Mark Seifrid – Pillar New Testament Commentary

Galatians

Craig S. Keener – Galatians: A Commentary | Baker Books

David A. deSilva – New International Commentary on the New Testament

A. Andrew Das – Concordia Commentary series

Ephesians

Darrell Bock – New Testament Tyndale Commentary

Clint E. Arnold – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Thomas Winger – Concordia Commentary

S.M. Baugh – Evangelical Exegetical Commentary

Richard Coekin – For You

Also see Best Whole-Bible Commentaries: The Top 25 to learn more.

Philippians

John Kitchen – Kress Biblical Resources Series

Dennis E. Johnson – Reformed Expository Commentary

Colossians

G.K. Beale – Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

1 -2 Thessalonians

Gary Shogren – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

1-2 Timothy and Titus

Robert Yarbrough – Pillar New Testament Commentary

Christopher R. Hutson – Paideia 

Philemon

G.K. Beale – Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

Mark Meynell – For You

Hebrews

George Guthrie – NIV Application Commentary

David Allen – New American Commentary

Thomas Schreiner – Biblical Theology for Biblical Proclamation

David McWilliams – Mentor Commentary Series

John Kleinig – Concordia Commentary Series

James

Peter H. Davids – New International Greek New Testament Commentary

Mariam Kovalishyn – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament

1-2 Peter

1, 2, and 3 John

Jude

Revelation

G.K. Beale – New International Greek Testament Commentary

Brian K. Blount – The New Testament Library

Dennis E. Johnson – Triumph of the Lamb

Mark Wilson – Zondervan Illustrated Bible Backgrounds Commentary

Richard D. Phillips – Reformed Expository Commentary

Tim Chester – God’s Word for You

Old Testament commentaries

Genesis

Bill Arnold – New Cambridge Bible Commentary

James McKeown – Two Horizons

Exodus

Philip Graham Ryken – Preaching the Word

Tim Chester – For You

Leviticus

Numbers

Deuteronomy

Joshua

Judges

Ruth

1 and 2 Samuel

1 and 2 Kings

1 and 2 Chronicles

Richard Pratt – A Mentor Commentary

Ezra

Nehemiah

Esther

David Strain – Focus on the Bible Commentary Series

Job

Psalms

Willem VanGameren – Revised Expositor’s Bible Commentary

C. Hassell Bullock – Teach the Text

Daniel J. Estes – New American Commentary

Proverbs

John Kitchen – Mentor Commentary Series

Ecclesiastes

Song of Solomon

Isaiah

Jeremiah

Lamentations

Ezekiel

Daniel

The Minor Prophets

Hosea

Joshua Moon – Apollos Old Testament Commentaries Series

Joel

Amos

Obadiah

Jonah

Reed Lessing – Concordia Commentary Series

Joel Youngblood – Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the Old Testament

JoAnna M Hoyt – Evangelical Exegetical Commentary series

Micah

JoAnna M Hoyt – Evangelical Exegetical Commentary series

Nahum

Habakkuk

Heath Thomas – Two Horizons

Zephaniah

Haggai

Zechariah

Mark Boda – New International Commentary of the Old Testament

Malachi

Did you know that the book of the Bible people most want a commentary on is Revelation? See Best Revelation Commentaries to learn more.